Award-winning historian Carol Berkin gives her take on the real story of how the Bill of Rights came to be, in a special live event at the National Constitution Center.
Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center’s constitutional literacy adviser, looks at the looming June 1 deadline facing Congress about NSA spying programs, and the core constitutional issues in the debate.
There were no major decisions at the Supreme Court on Tuesday but a significant new case about voting representation was accepted for arguments this fall.
From Obamacare to same-sex marriage to Facebook and free speech, the Supreme Court has some big decision to announce in the next five weeks. Here is your quick guide as the first decisions are set to be announced in June.
It was 228 years ago the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia started in earnest and the first votes were taken at what is now called Independence Hall.